Pieno Zvaigzdes defeat Liepaja/Triobet again

PASVALYS – Pieno Zvaigzdes advanced to the BBL Quarter-Finals after taking a 93-67 victory against Liepaja/Triobet in the second leg of the Eight-Final tie on Saturday evening.

The Lithuanians had won the first leg as well and had no troubles sealing the deal at home, taking a 17-10 lead already after the first quarter.


Having finished the first half with a double-digit advantage at 44-33, Pieno Zvaigzdes convincingly won the third and fourth quarters as well, behind terrific play of the starters.

The starting unit collected 63 points for the Pasvalys team, while Liepaja/Triobet’s starting five scored only 36 points.

Evaldas Kairys paced the winners with 25 points and 10 rebounds, Dovydas Redikas scored 17 points, while Paulius Sorokas added 15 points.

PJ Hill and Artis Ate shared a team-high with 12 points, with Ivars Timermanis chipping in with 11 points.